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magnesiumnoun [U]

 us   /mæɡˈni·zi·əm/
a silver-white ​metal that ​burns very ​brightly and is used in making ​fireworks (= ​explosionsproducingcoloredpatterns for ​entertainment)
(Definition of magnesium from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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(Definition of magnesium from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “magnesium”
in Spanish magnesio…
in Vietnamese Magiê (hóa học)…
in Malaysian magnesium…
in Thai ธาตุแมกนีเซียม…
in French magnésium…
in German das Magnesium…
in Chinese (Simplified) (化学元素)镁…
in Turkish magnezyum…
in Russian магний…
in Indonesian magnesium…
in Chinese (Traditional) (化學元素)鎂…
in Polish magnez…
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